Thousands turn out to remember Kennedy on his 100th birthday

2017-05-30 08:24

Americans have turned out by the thousands to celebrate the life and legacy of president John F Kennedy on the day he would have turned 100.

Reverent memorials to mark JFK

2013-11-22 15:18

Fifty years after President John F Kennedy was assassinated, thousands will mark the day with numerous ceremonies both private and public around the country.

US flags to be lowered in honour of JFK

2013-11-22 08:09

US President Barack Obama has ordered flags to be lowered to half staff to mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F Kennedy.

America still held in Kennedy's spell

2013-11-18 23:08

Five decades after shots rang out from the Texas Book Depository, the US will honour President John F Kennedy.

Berlin hails US ties 50yrs after JFK speech

2013-06-26 14:06

Germany has hailed the endurance of transatlantic ties on the 50th anniversary of US president John F Kennedy's stirring Cold War declaration "Ich bin ein Berliner".

Origins of JFK's 'ask not' line

2011-11-02 14:20

John F Kennedy’s most famous turn of phrase was inspired by the headmaster of his New England prep school, according to a new book on America's only president to have won the Pulitzer Prize.


JFK's daughter says his spirit lives on

2013-11-24 08:12

Caroline Kennedy says her father's spirit lives on 50 years after his death.

It's been 50 years since the assassination of US President John F Kennedy. Take a look at current images juxtaposed with photos from the scene.

It's been 50 years since the assassination of US President John F Kennedy. Take a look at current images juxtaposed with photos from the scene.

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Obama pays tribute to JFK legacy

2013-11-21 13:57

President Barack Obama laid a wreath at John F Kennedy's gravesite as a nation remembers the terrible day in Dallas a half-century ago Friday when Kennedy was assassinated.

Panama stops N Korea ship over 'weapons'

2013-07-16 07:48

Panama has stopped a North Korean vessel that President Ricardo Martinelli said had sailed from Cuba and tried to illegally sneak suspected missile material through the Panama Canal.

Big expectations for Obama Berlin speech

2013-06-19 10:00

US President Barack Obama's visit to the German capital of Berlin marks his return to a place where he once summoned a throng of 200 000 to share his ambitious vision for American leadership.

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